Alice Ghostley Collection

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Alice Ghostley Collection


  • 1952-1976 (Creation)


.5 lft; one half-document box

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(1926-08-14 - 2007-09-21)

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Scope and content

The collection consists of photos, books, CDs, and vocal-piano scores related to Alice Ghostley.

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The collection is in its original order.

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Conditions governing access

The collection is open for research. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Music written prior to 1925 is in the public domain.

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The collection was donated by Michael Feinstein.

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  • Citation: Cite as: Alice Ghostley Collection, Great American Songbook Foundation
  • Processing information: Books and recordings were cataloged in Libraryworld and accessible via our website.

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Archivist's note

Processed by Janice Roger February 2016. Archival description created by Lisa Lobdell, May 21, 2021.

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